Larry V. Crutchfield, Ph.D. - Faculty Mentor
(Early Christian History & Culture, Theology) Dr. Crutchfield taught comparative religion at Burlington County College in New Jersey for three years and was an instructor in Foundations of Bible Study at Philadelphia College of Bible's School of Continuing Education. He is a member of Delta Epsilon Chi, the Honor Society of the American Association of Bible Colleges. Dr. Crutchfield is the author of The Origins of Dispensationalism: The Darby Factor (University Press of America); The Early Church Fathers and Abortion (American Life League); a contributor to Greenwood Press' publications Twentieth-Century Shapers of American Popular Religion and Popular Religious Magazines of the United States, and has written numerous articles on a wide variety of biblical, theological, and social topics for some of America's leading evangelical magazines and journals, including Bibliotheca Sacra and the Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society. He earned the B.A. (summa cum laude) from Biola University, La Mirada, CA; M.A. in New Testament Studies(with honors) from Denver Seminary, Denver, CO; M.Phil. and Ph.D.degrees (with distinction) in Theological and Religious Studies from Drew University, Madison, NJ. Theological persuasion: Conservative Baptist.